Hydra is an SGI Altix UV2000 large-memory multiprocessor system. It has 4TBs of main memory and 96 CPU cores.
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Why would you need Hydra?
The Regulations of the Use of IT-Resources at UZH are binding for all users; acceptance of these policies is implicit in the use of the system.
Notifications and requests from the system administrators are sent by email; you are required to read and -if needed- react on these emails within the given timeframe.
How to get access
Access to the computational infrastructure is open for all researchers at the University of Zurich with computational needs that require such a system.
Ask for access by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. We will get back to you and set up an in-person meeting to give you an introduction to the systems.
Detailed hardware specs
|Processors||Intel Xeon processor E5-4600|
|Memory||4TB; up to 1866 MT/s ECC DDR3 DIMMs Disk Drives|
|Interconnect||NUMAlink 6 (NL6; 6.7GB/s bidirectional)|
Feel free to ask us via email: email@example.com.